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country of citizenship: Brazil
native language: Portuguese
language of expression: Portuguese
educated at: Academia Imperial de Belas Artes (Brazil)
occupation: writer, playwright, diplomat
Luís Carlos Martins Pena (November 5, 1815 – December 7, 1848) was a Brazilian playwright, famous for introducing to Brazil the "comedy of manners", winning the epithet of "the Brazilian Molière".
He is patron of the 29th chair of the Brazilian Academy of Letters.
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